Children’s lives can be saved by simple, tried, and tested interventions that give them a chance to survive the deadly five-year barrier

Children’s lives can be saved by simple, tried, and tested interventions that give them a chance to survive the deadly five-year barrier

February 10, 2013By WV AdvocacyHealthy Moms and Kids No Comments

Give children a healthy start by providing pregnant mothers with quality prenatal care and nutrition during pregnancy. Ensure newborns have a safe delivery, the ability to breathe during the first crucial moments of life, and proper nourishment. Ensure babies are sheltered, breastfed, kept warm and shielded from diseases like HIV. Protect children from infectious diseases … Read More

Welcome to Beyond 5!

February 1, 2013By WV AdvocacyHealthy Moms and Kids No Comments

by Cat-Dan Lai-Smith, communications specialist, World Vision US As part of World Vision’s global Child Health Now campaign, World Vision US (WVUS) has launched Beyond 5, a movement to highlight maternal and child health to US audiences. Using an aspirational tone, the campaign seeks to unite and mobilize advocates, parents and churches that refuse to … Read More